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Cheniere Shack

7975 Cypress St, West Monroe, LA 71291-8284
+1 318-396-9754
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible20%
Travellers talk about
“coconut cake” (4 reviews)
“homemade pies” (3 reviews)
“fried shrimp” (5 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Cajun & Creole, Contemporary, Seafood
$$ - $$$
7975 Cypress St, West Monroe, LA 71291-8284
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went today for lunch for my first visit...I chose the Fried Catfish Fillet dinner, french fries, hush puppies & coleslaw. The Catfish was delicious, french fries were just warm at best, had better hush puppies(a bit dry). Coleslaw was tasty. My husband had the Ribeye...More

Thank AuntBeeb
Reviewed 14 September 2017

The food has always been good. I cant always say that about the service. We had 4 of our party of 6 arrive and when we told them we had 2 more coming, they would not seat us. Have been there a few times and...More

Thank rantuc
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Our food was excellent! We ordered different things and share in order to try different things. Everything is hand battered and made to order. Casual country setting was perfect for us.

Thank Freda M
Reviewed 14 July 2017

my wife and ii had to stay over in west monroe was told this place had excellent sea food. they were right we both had the cat fish special and it was out of this world, service was above and beyond would recommend this place...More

Thank Eugene B
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Went for blackened chicken poor boy. Good as alw a ys. Should have stopped here. We shared po boy & fries-- plenty to share, very good. Decided to get side salad. Just a bowl of iceberg with 2 tiny pieces of tomato-- come on, what...More

Thank cajunroadwarrior
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We visit family once a year & eat at Cheniere Shack every time. We are from Arkansas. I tried the $10 lunch during week & it was hamburger steak which was huge & covered in onions & gravy, rice, had salad, drink, roll, & dessert....More

Thank mflemin
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Food is OK. They are overpriced to the point I don't see how they have been in business this long. I guess it's us local folks that just don't want to go into town.

Thank heathersB9963MJ
Reviewed 19 November 2016

My husband and I went Friday night to have a bite as we were both too tired to cook. I had fried shrimp and my husband had the shrimp and oyster plate. Very good and the service was great.

1  Thank Cathi T
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Waiter was really nice & food was delicious! Love the onion rings with the Cajun ketchup! Coconut cake is incredible! I got fish sandwich & fries & it was really good! It is clean & we just love eating there when we come to town.

1  Thank mflemin
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Very rude owners! beware. there was even a facebook page started up because of the large # of people that had bad experience with the rudeness of the owners.

3  Thank danny s
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10 September 2015|
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Response from blueeyedcajun28 | Reviewed this property |
No, it has been the Cheniere Shack (sounds like Chinny) for as long as I have known it. I have lived here all my life.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$6 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7975 Cypress St, West Monroe, LA 71291-8284
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  West Monroe
  • Phone Number: +1 318-396-9754
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Full service sit down restaurant. Full bar available. Take out welcome.
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